They are called the Paralympics because it is a form of the Olympics for pelagic (aka people who have lost/amputated limbs).
The "disabled Olympics" is officialy called the Paralympics
Athletes, or Paralympians, in the same way that athletes in the Olympics are called Olympians.
In 2012 Paralympics
there is an olympic flame at the paralympics
The paralympics are for disabled people
Paralympics Ireland was created in 1987.
Yes, its called sitting volleyball because the players sit on the floor.
1960I Summer Paralympics Rome, Italy
The Paralympics is like the Olympics, but for people with disabilities. Hope this answer is helpful.
Yes diving is in the paralympics. It was in the Beijing Paralympics 2008.
the 2008 paralympics finish on the 17th of September